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State Awards $50,000 Grant To Preserve August Wilson Home

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Pennsylvania is providing a $50,000 grant to help restore the Pittsburgh home where late Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright August Wilson lived as a child. 139 more words

News

CTC’s ‘Our Town’ leads Corsa and Bullock talk choices, characters, Wilder’s classic


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Myles Bullock and Audrey Corsa play George and Emily in Chautauqua Theater Company’s production of Our Town.

Chautauqua Theater Company opens its first play of the season, Our Town, on Saturday. 469 more words
The Arts

Embracing the Past and Understanding the Present

As the large waves pushed against the side of the cargo ship, the Africans located in the belly of the cargo ship were shackled and huddle together in attempt to keep warm. 3,571 more words

Writing

Honors 11: Review for Final

We played a review game in teams today. I will let you know tomorrow who won. Here are the questions and answers. You will have the hour tomorrow to review on your own and ask me questions. Our final is Wednesday.

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Illumination

“Confront the dark parts of yourself, and work to banish them with illumination and forgiveness. Your willingness to wrestle with your demons will cause your angels to sing.”

~ August Wilson

Poetry

Ralph Ellison - Invisible Man (1952)

‘Too many books by Negro writers are addressed to a white audience. By doing this the authors run the risk of limiting themselves to the audience’s presumptions of what a Negro is or should be; the tendency is to become involved in polemics, to plead the Negro’s humanity’ –  1,052 more words

Books

Honors 11: Fences Discussion Cont. + Intro to "Incident" by Baraka/Cullen

We started the hour discussing the remaining time in class and what we still have to do before the end of the semester. I will give you final exam reviews on Monday. 273 more words

Honors 11